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sweet chestnut blight

9th May 2022

What is sweet chestnut blight?

Did you know that sweet chestnut blight has been found in Devon and other areas of south west England? While infections have not had the same devastating impact as those seen in America, this article will help you remain vigilant and take appropriate action.

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How much to remove a tree stump

9th May 2022

How much to remove a tree stump?

How much to remove a tree stump? When people ask us this question, we always explain we will need to visit the site before quoting them. This article provides some guide prices and explains the variables involved in coming up with an accurate price.

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hedge trimming tips - top 9 tips

26th April 2022

9 top hedge trimming tips

Do you find hedge trimming a chore, or are you less than happy with the results? Our top 9 hedge trimming tips below will help you save time and improve results, ensuring you can enjoy a happy, healthy hedge for years to come.

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pruning plum trees when is the best time?

26th April 2022

Pruning plum trees: the best time to start

Did you know that when pruning plum trees, the best time is different to other fruit trees? While your apples and pears will fare better if you prune them during dormancy, between leaf fall and bud burst, plums should never be pruned in winter. We explain the reasoning.

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how to prevent ash dieback

18th March 2022

How to prevent ash dieback

With eight out of ten ash trees in the UK expected to eventually succumb to ash dieback, forest and grounds managers are understandably worried. Are you looking for advice on how to prevent ash dieback? We've got a few tips for you.

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Trimming box hedge: tips, timings and techniques

18th March 2022

Trimming box hedge: tips, timings and techniques

Looking for some advice or professional help trimming your Buxus (box) hedge? As explained in our article on when to trim your hedges, it is always best to look up your specific hedge type for detailed timings and trimming technique. Here's all you need to know about trimming box hedge.

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how to store logs for wood burner

20th January 2022

How to store logs for wood burner usage

Are you looking for tips on how to store logs for wood burner usage? The most important factors to consider are choosing a location and storage container, stacking your log pile correctly and prioritising safety. This article goes through each of these elements.

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where to buy logs

20th January 2022

Where to buy logs

Are you researching options for buying logs for firewood? There is no shortage of companies selling logs, but is it best to get them from a local garden centre or firewood supplier? Should you pick up the logs yourself or order them online? We look at the benefits and risks.

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log splitting

17th December 2021

Log splitting for firewood: how to make your life easier

Do you have logs at home that you need to convert to firewood? Log splitting can be hard work but if you have the right tools and technique, you can make the task much more manageable.

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